Deadline missed, US slides into government shutdown

The United States lurched into a dreaded government shutdown Tuesday for the first time in 17 years, after Congress failed to end a bitter budget row after hours of dizzying brinkmanship. Ten minutes before midnight, the White House budget office issued…

Legendary Paramount Studios Producer A.C. Lyles Dies at 95: Rest In Peace

Andrew Craddock Lyles, Jr. (May 17, 1918 – September 27, 2013) was an American movie producer for Paramount Pictures, who is best known for producing a...

Diversity News Magazine and Diversity News Publications Take a day to remember the day...

“May the lives remembered, the deeds recognized, and the spirit reawakened be eternal beacons, which reaffirm respect for life, strengthen our resolve to preserve...

ASICS LA Marathon Special package pricing now underway for Training & Entry

LA Roadrunners Registration available with discount bundled pricing LOS ANGELES – Runners can sign up now for the LA Roadrunners + ASICS LA Marathon bundled...

Breaking News Two killed in San Francisco jet crash, 130 injured: fire chief

https://1.rp-api.com/rjs/repost-article.js?3Two killed in San Francisco jet crash, 130 injured: fire chief (via AFP) At least two people were killed and 130 injured on Saturday when...

Statement by the USA President Barack Obama on the Supreme Court Ruling on the...

I applaud the Supreme Court’s decision to strike down the Defense of Marriage Act.  This was discrimination enshrined in law.  It treated loving, committed...

U.S. Census Bureau Reports that Workers with a Disability Less Likely to be Employed...

WASHINGTON, March 14, 2013 -- Individuals with disabilities were less likely to be employed than individuals without disabilities, and those who were employed typically held...

2013 ASICS LA Marathon Los Angeles to Santa Monica Street Closures for March 17,...

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – March 11, 2013, Approximately 24,000 marathon runners and hundreds of thousands of spectators will take to the streets on Sunday, March...

adBrite an Online Advertising Exchange Network cease operations as of February 1, 2013

On Monday, January 28, 2013 adBrite sent an Operations Update Publisher partners to cease operations as of February 1, 2013. Here is what the email reads: From: adBrite support (support@adbrite.com) Sent: Mon...

Steve Harvey to Host 44th NAACP Image Awards; Presenters Announced to air on NBC

Dennis Haysbert to be in-show Announcer during Two-Hour Live Broadcast to air on Feb. 1, 8-10 p.m. EST on NBC. LOS ANGELES, CA (January 22, 2013) – The NAACP announced...

First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden to Honor Military Families at Kids’...

Feature performances by Katy Perry, Usher, Glee! and more. WASHINGTON, DC – (Saturday, January 19, 2013) Today, the Presidential Inaugural Committee (PIC) announced additional program details...

Lawrence Wright book “Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief” Controversies

On Thursday, January 17, 2013 NBC Rock Center with Brian Williams television show investigates about The Church of Scientology controversies. The most famous Scientologist to leave...

Presidential Inaugural Committee Announces Inaugural Parade Floats and Announcers

WASHINGTON, DC --Monday, January 14, 2013, The Presidential Inaugural Committee (PIC) released new details today about the Inaugural Parade, including information about parade floats and...

VIDEO: LAPD: Some of 14 Hostages Were Assaulted

http://player.grabnetworks.com/v5/Player.swf?id=1720203&content=vca5f44ad95fa714a7317c7a6d8192c5eb5256d83 Police say some of the 14 workers held hostage overnight during a robbery at a Los Angeles clothing store were assaulted, and one was...

Beyoncé, Kelly Clarkson and James Taylor Selected to Perform at the 57th Presidential Inauguration

WASHINGTON, DC --  The Presidential Inaugural Committee (PIC) announced today the musical artists selected to perform at the 57th Presidential Inauguration.  Beyoncé, Kelly Clarkson, and...

Jacob Lew Nominated as Treasury Secretary by President Barack Obama

http://1.rp-api.com/rjs/repost-article.js?3 President Obama Nominates Jacob Lew as Treasury Secretary (via The White House) President Barack Obama announces Chief of Staff Jack Lew is his nominee for...

MGM Resorts Presents Commitment To Diversity In Workplace With “Inspiring Our World”

Original Multicultural Employee-Based Performance Educates Company's 50,000+ Workforce on Mission, Core Values, Corporate Responsibility. LAS VEGAS, Dec. 11, 2012 --- How does a company unite 50,000 employees...

The 2012 White House Holiday Card features First Family’s dog Bo

The 2012 White House Holiday card has arrived. And this year's card spotlights the beloved First Family's dog, Bo. The card was designed by Larassa...

Five and More Holiday Scams to Avoid and Non Legit Charities

With the holiday season upon us it isn't just retailers looking to turn a profit. Scammers exploit the spirit of the holidays to help separate victims...

National Society of Hispanic MBAs Inaugural Multicultural and Multigenerational Forum

To Explores the Dynamics of the 21st Century Workplace set for Friday, January 18 th 2013, at Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio, Texas. DALLAS, Dec. 4, 2012 - The...